This is an exciting role for an exceptional conductor with significant experience working with young people in a group of mixed abilities. You will be an inspiring and engaging leader with an excellent knowledge of orchestral repertoire, keen to work with colleagues to develop a creative and broad programme of activities for the ensemble.
The LSSO is one of Lancashire Music Service’s County Ensembles, offering the opportunity for committed young musicians to take their music making to an advanced level working alongside professional directors and tutors.
The LSSO is currently made up of 50 children and young people aged 9 – 18, ranging from approximately ABRSM grade 3 to 5 standard or equivalent. The orchestra works closely with the Lancashire Youth Symphony Orchestra (LYSO) with many members moving on to join the LYSO. As well as regular rehearsals and concerts, they also take part in projects and collaborations and have recently worked with Manchester Camerata and BBC Philharmonic.
LSSO rehearsals are fortnightly on Sundays in Preston with additional dates for concerts, trips and events.
How to Apply
Download job details and please send your CV with a supporting statement (1000 words maximum) outlining how you would be able to fulfil the expectations of this role to the the email address below.